Miss Gladys Chepkirui Ngetich

Miss Gladys Ngetich
DPhil Candidate in Engineering Science
Gladys Chepkirui

Gladys Ngetich is a Rhodes scholar and a PhD student at the Department of Engineering Science.

Before joining Oxford, she pursued a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Kenya graduating with distinction.

Research interests

At Oxford, Gladys is a member of the thriving Thermofluids and Turbomachinery group at Osney Laboratory, researching on novel and advanced cooling technologies for jet engines and working in close partnership with Rolls-Royce Plc. Aside from her research, she also tutors engineering undergraduates at Oriel College.